May 19, 2006
Piracy and Copyright: an Ethics Lesson
A U. of Richmond law professor is helping colleges spread copyright knowledge
Just moments after introducing himself to a lecture hall dotted with students at the University of Virginia, James Gibson is already showing off the pedagogical tricks one would expect of a law professor, playing devil's advocate, pressing students to rebut his arguments.
When one student argues that music and movie piracy are "just a market correction for what amounts to a cartel," the professor